30+ days ago


Glen Burnie, MD


Job Description

Kratos Space and Missile Defense Systems (KSMDS) seeks candidates to fill a financial analyst position in spring/summer 2021.  The position will be an internship/co-op at the Glen Burnie, Maryland facility.  The ideal candidate is a student pursuing a finance/accounting degree with previous/parallel experience in engineering.


This role is part of the Kratos Space & Missile Defense Systems (KSMDS) program management organization located in Glen Burnie, MD.  This position will support program cost accounting in order to provide real-time insight on program execution and support reporting to customer deliverables.  In addition, the role will support financial assessments to understand current and future cash flow, bookings, revenue to drive senior management decisions on investments, human resources, and program prioritization.  KSMDS business unit is part of the Kratos Defense & Rocket Support Services Division headquartered in Glen Burnie, MD. Additionally, the  selected candidate will be responsible for the following:


  • Develop, maintain, and provide financial reports for various programs, business unit operation, and business development forecasts
  • Develop financial plans and projections
  • Support cost estimating for proposals
  • Provide recommendations for program management regarding process improvement

Experience and Skills

  • Demonstrate inclusive and collaborative behaviors consistent with Kratos values of family, agility and honesty. 
  • Desire to work in an agile, fast-paced business environment
  • Expert proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Strong background in finance, accounting, engineering and/or government contracting
  • Bachelor’s degree (or in pursuit of degree) in Finance, Accounting or Engineering
  • Minimal travel required

About the Company

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) is a specialized Technology Company providing mission critical products, solutions and services for United States National Security. Kratos' core capabilities are sophisticated engineering, manufacturing and system integration offerings for National Security platforms and programs. Kratos' areas of expertise include Command, Control, Communications, Computing, Combat and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) systems, satellite communications, electronic warfare, unmanned systems, hypersonic systems, directed and high power energy systems, electromagnetic railgun, missile defense, cyber warfare, cybersecurity, information assurance, and critical infrastructure security. Kratos has primarily an engineering and technically oriented work force of approximately 3,100. Substantially all of Kratos' work is performed on a military base, in a secure facility or at a critical infrastructure location.

Company Size

1,500 to 1,999 employees


Aerospace and Defense